We’ve rounded up some of the best ways to celebrate the 4th of July throughout Texas. Whether you’re heading to a local parade, catching a ballgame, or just ready to watch some fireworks, we’ve found something for you! Check out the links below for events near you!
If you’re making your way to the Texas Hill Country for the long weekend, we recommend taking a lunch break at the Alamo Springs Café in Fredericksburg! Located between Fredericksburg and Comfort, Texas Monthly magazine voted their burgers some of the best in Texas. This Memorial Day, $1.00 from every burger will benefit Alamo Springs Volunteer Fire Department.
Looking for your 15 minutes of fame? You can attempt their Jefe Challenge – their famous cheeseburger with 6 beef patties, 6 slices of cheese, and a large order of fries. Complete the challenge and you get your picture added to their “Gluttons Wall-of-Fame!”
For restaurant hours and to check out their menu, head to their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/alamospringscafe/.
Alpha’s San Antonio team and their families were treated to an evening at Seaworld, where they got to check out the new Turtle Reef exhibit and two new rides! Here are some pictures of the Alpha team, and to plan your next Seaworld visit, head to https://seaworld.com/san-antonio/!
Friendly reminder, Mother’s Day is May 12th! If you struggle to find the perfect something for that special mom in your life, remember that time with you and her loved ones is probably what she wants more than anything. One of the best ways to get everyone together? Invite all of her favorite people for a delicious brunch! We’ve taken the guesswork out of it for you, and rounded up a few lists of the best brunch spots in Dallas, Fort Worth Houston, and San Antonio. Make those reservations early!
Congratulations to the KS2-Alpha Testing BBQ team on their recent wins at the Scott W. Muennink Memorial BBQ Throwdown. The team took first place in fajitas, first place in chicken, and was named the Grand Champion of the event! Next up is the 29th Annual Jourdanton VFD BBQ Cook-Off May 17th-18th. Congratulations, guys, and good luck in Jourdanton!
Happy Easter from Alpha Testing®! Here are some of the awesome entries from our first (but hopefully not last!) egg decorating contest. From animals and insects, to noteworthy pop culture themes, everyone who participated did an amazing job showcasing their arts & crafts skills.
We wish all employees along with their families & friends a blessed Easter weekend!
Next week is spring break for most of the schools in Alpha’s service regions, so for those of you staying close to home, check out these websites for places to visit during your “staycation!” Don’t forget to send us photos in your Alpha gear from your spring break adventures!
23 Best Things to Do for Spring Break in Dallas-Fort Worth
Things to do for Spring Break – Houston
50+ Things to Do – San Antonio
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
With the weather turning absolutely frigid this week, we’ve rounded up some of the best places in Texas to warm up with some hot chocolate! Whether you’re in Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, or San Antonio, we’ve found a place for you. Make sure you snap a pic and send it our way…we might just feature it here!
Weekend at the Joule
The Chocolate Bar
The Alpha team showed their Halloween spirit yesterday, and you can check out some pics from the offices on our Facebook and LinkedIn pages. Here are a few more photos of our Alpha family!
Your thermometer might still be hitting summer-like temperatures, but the calendar says it’s finally fall! Whether it’s a trip to a pumpkin patch, heading to the State Fair of Texas, or visiting a haunted house, we’ve rounded up a few lists of our favorite fall activities for you to check out!
Make sure to send us photos from your fall festivities!